Burkina Faso Convergences Forum

The first edition of the Burkina Faso Convergence Forum “A Resilient Burkina Faso for Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty development” will address the – climate, security, economic – issues of resilience in the face of change.

This Forum, co-constructed with the Burkina Faso Convergences Working Group, is intended to be a privileged moment of dialogue between the actors of change, all sectors combined. Workshops, conferences, round tables: these are all opportunities for exchange that will bring together the actors of sustainable and inclusive development in Burkina Faso, with the same goal: to build together a Burkina Faso Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty.

DISCOVER THE 1st EDITION OF THE BURKINA FASO CONVERGENCES FORUM:

 

“A RESILIENT BURKINA FASO FOR A

ZERO EXCLUSION, ZERO CARBON, ZERO POVERTY DEVELOPMENT”.

Resilient in the face of the changes – climatic, security, economic – that affect it, Burkina Faso is at the heart of the dynamics of West Africa and more than ever confronted with the challenges of its human development. Initiatives aimed at implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), facilitating exchanges between sectors, and promoting equitable and inclusive human development, are just waiting to be developed in both rural and urban areas.  Together, all stakeholders can act for a Burkina Faso that is Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty.

 

The thematic pillars of this 1st edition :

The security challenge in Burkina Faso, how to respond to it and by what means?  

Education, training and support: the stages of sustainable and inclusive human development

Valuing local development initiatives in the regions: new actors in the spotlight

PROPOSE YOUR ROUND TABLE OR WORKSHOP

The call for contributions for this 1st edition is open! You are a Burkinabe actor and your organization wishes to take part in the programming? You want to highlight a subject that is essential to your organization?  Answer the call for contributions and co-organize a round table or a workshop on the Forum’s theme.

BECOME AN EXHIBITOR

A sustainable market made up of innovative project leaders, organic and environmentally friendly products and sustainable development professionals will take place during the Forum. You want to be one of the exhibitors whose projects work towards a Burkina Faso 3Zero? Propose your booth and become an exhibitor.

Members of the Working Group

ABSE (Association burkinabé pour la survie de l’enfance), ACF (Action Contre la Faim), ACTED, APEFE (Association pour la Promotion de l’Education et de la Formation à l’Etranger), Association Manegdzanga, AMR (Association Monde Rural), ASNA (Association Solidarité Nouvelle Alliance), Beta Concept, Burkina Business Incubator, CNJ (Conseil National de la Jeunesse), Coalition burkinabé pour la défense des droits humains, Coalition burkinabé pour les droits de la femme, Collectif génération créative, Conseil régional des organisations de la société civile, DRC (Danish Refugee Council), ESF (Education Sans Frontières), Fédération du Cartel, Fondation ACRA, Fondation Hirondelle, HELP, IGMVSS (Initiative de la Grande Muraille Verte pour le Sahara et le Sahel), Initiatives culturelles BF, INSO, La Fabrique, Labo citoyennetés, Marche mondiale des femmes, Mouvement 226 citoyen, Ouagalab, Plan International, Radio SALAKI, Réseau Afrique Jeunesse, Save the children, SGBB (Société Générale des Banques du Burkina), Simplon, Sira Lab, SOS Santé et Développement, Université Ouaga 1

Partners

CONTACT

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